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Vishwakarma – Information about Hindu God Biswakarma - Stories of Vishwakarma

Hindu God Vishwakarma, also known as Biswakarma, finds mention in the Rig Veda and this gives us an idea about His antiquity. He is the divine architect of the whole universe. There are numerous stories in Hindu scriptures in which Biswakarma is directly and indirectly involved. He is the son of Brahma and all the important weapons and palaces mentioned in Hindu scriptures were designed and constructed by Vishwakarma. There are numerous temples spread across India that are believed to have been constructed by Vishwakarma. The word Vishwakarma implies that only Karm in this world (Vishwa) is first and foremost thing – Karm Pradhan Biswa Kari Rakha. Vishwakarma in Rig Veda Vishwakarma himself chose to be the Havis in a Yajna held to create the Universe (Rigveda 10.81.6). Thus he was raised to the status of a Deva. Rigveda (10.121) says he created earth, water, living creations etc. Vishwakarma has four hands and they carry water-pot, book, noose and craftsman’s tool

Vindhyachal Navratri Mela at the Vindhyavasini Temple

Vindhyachal Navratri Mela held during the Chaitra Navratri (March – April) and Ashwin Navratri (September – October) attracts millions of devotees. Vindhyachal Chaitra Navratri Mela is from March 22 to March 30, 2023. Ashwin Navratri mela is from October 15 to October 23, 2023. Vindhyavasini Devi Temple is located in Vindhyachal, 8 km from Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh, on the banks of River Ganga. It is one of the most sacred temples dedicated to Goddess Shakti and the presiding deity is Vindhyavasini Devi. During the Navratri Mela special pujas are held at the temple. The presiding deity in the temple is adorned in different forms. The popular belief is that darshan of Maa Vindhyavasini during Navratri is highly meritorious. It is also believed that the Goddess is in a happy mood during the period and fulfills the desires of devotees.

Hanuman Mantra to Defeat Enemies - First Defeat Internal Enemies

If you have enemies and you are looking for divine help to defeat them, then chant this mantra dedicated to Hindu God Hanuman. The mantra helps in overcoming even the most powerful enemy. ॐ पूर्वकपिमुखाय पच्चमुख हनुमते टं टं टं टं टं सकल शत्रु सहंरणाय स्वाहा । Om purvakapimukhaya panchamukha hanumate tam tam tam tam tam sakal shatru samharnaaya swaha The mantra should be chanted daily morning and evening. On Tuesday, the mantra should be chanted 11 times. Give a thought: Your real enemies are not outside but they are within you. They are fear, anger, jealousy, desire, hatred and ego. This mantra is powerful enough to defeat these dangerous enemies within you. Defeat them and your life becomes bliss one earth. Related Hanuman Mantra To Overcome Serious Illness

What does Sanatana Dharma mean?

Sanatana Dharma is the true and original name of Hinduism. So, what is the meaning of Sanatana Dharma? Sanatana means that which cannot be destroyed by fire, water, air, weapons and is present in all living and non living being. The nearest apt English word for Sanatana is ‘Eternal.’ Now for Dharma, there is no apt English word. The nearest explanation for dharma is duty, responsibility of an individual or code of life or law. Roughly, Sanathana Dharma means the ‘Eternal Law.’ Essentially Sanatana Dharma is the sum total of all attempts made by living beings (individual soul) to merge with the Supreme Soul. The experiences of all those who made the attempt before is found in the scriptures. Sanatana Dharma is an eternally flowing river. The only aim of the river is merge with the Supreme Truth. The words ‘Hindu’ and ‘Hinduism’ is a later incorrect designation. The above meaning of Sanatana can be found in the Bhagavad Gita. It must be noted here that none of the

Why Goddess Lakshmi is known as Chanchala? - Story Goddess Lakshmi The Fickle One

Goddess Lakshmi is also known as Chanchala or the fickle one – liable to sudden and unpredictable change. Goddess Lakshmi as Sridevi blesses devotees with fortune, power, pleasure and prosperity. When society was formed and when Asura King Bali was with the side of Dharma, Sridevi blessed him with prosperity. With Sridevi on his side, Asuras had everything in abundance including food and wealth. But King Bali once ignored the blessing of Sridevi and declared that he has the power over the earth and he can give anything and as much he desires. Bali forgot that all his prosperity was the blessing of Sridevi. Arrogance led to the downfall of King Bali. Later, Vishnu in the form of Vamana usurped all his wealth. The Devas under Indra had become poor and powerless when Sridevi was with King Bali. Sridevi fed up with the arrogance of King Bali left him and sided with Indra. For this act, Asuras chided that Sridevi is faithless – yesterday she blessed Bali , today sh

Kanakadhara Stotram Tamil Text – Download Kanakadhara Prayer Lyrics in Tamil in pdf format

Kanakadhara Stotram is a popular prayer dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi and was composed by Adi Shankaracharya. This is Kanakadhara Stotram lyrics in pdf in Tamil. You can download the text in Tamil in pdf format for free. You can also take print of the prayer and share it with older people. Link  –  Kanakadhara Stotram Tamil Benefits of chanting Kanakadhara Stotram include relief to financial distress.  There will solution to debt issues. Those facing property related issues will have it solved at the earliest. It is an ideal prayer for those engaged in business or self employment. Good for those looking for an immediate job. Related Kanakadhara Stotram pdf in English with meaning Story of Kanakadhara Stotram

Shani Kavach Text in Telugu – Download Shani Kavacham Prayer Lyrics in Telugu in pdf

Shani Kavach is a prayer dedicated to Sani Bhagavan. It is chanted for protection and help from Shani. This Shani Kavach text is in pdf and for freed download. The lyrics are in Telugu and are provided by the Panchatheertha Adi Parasakthi Devasthanam. Link – Shani Kavach in Telugu It is believed that read Shani Kavach wil help in keeping out all kinds of troubles in horoscope related to Shani.

Bengali Kartik Month in 2022 - Kartik Mash in Traditional Bengali Calendar in 2022

Kartik month is the seventh month in a traditional Bengali Calendar. In Gregorian calendar, the Kartik month begins in Mid October and ends in Mid November. The current year in traditional Bengali Calendar is 1429. In 2022, Kartik month in Bengal begins on (date) October 19 and ends on November 17. The important rituals and festivals in the month include: Dhanteras - October 22 Kali Puja - October 24 Diwali - October 24 Solar Eclipse - October 25 Bhai Ponta - October 27 Chhath Puja - October 30 and October 31 Jagadhatri Puja - November 2 Rash Yatra - November 7 and November 8 Lunar Eclipse - November 8 Ekadasi days - October 21 and November 5 Kartik Amavasya is on October 25.  Purnima is on November 8.

Mahabharata Thoughts - A Collection of 108 Thoughts From Mahabharata

This collection of Mahabharata Thoughts is mainly from books and the holy epic Mahabharat. The quotes have been collected over a period of 10 years from talks, books, magazines and newspapers. This is an attempt to collect 108 thoughts from the Mahabharata. Engrossment in worldliness Harassment of others Coveting other’s wealth Acquisition of wealth through dishonest means Defense of incorrect knowledge Indulging in the senses Cruelty to one's spouse (seven types of evil as mentioned in the Mahabharata) O sexual desire! I know thy root. Thou art born of thought. I shall not think of thee and thou will cease to exist. There is no eye equal to the eye of knowledge; there is no asceticism equal to that of truth, there is no happiness equal to that of renunciation… There is no greater pleasure for a knowledge person than loneliness, equanimity, truth, virtue, firmness, gentleness, straightforwardness, and renunciation of all actions. Conquer the ange